[tex-live] TeX Live installation tools

Lars Madsen daleif at imf.au.dk
Tue Nov 16 15:47:48 CET 2010

T T wrote:
> On 16 November 2010 13:58, Lars Madsen <daleif at imf.au.dk> wrote:
>>> The full uninstaller, seems to be working just fine, though it did leave
>>> some of the texlive dirs and some scripts,
> which ones?

I'll try and update the transplanted TL, and then delete it and I'll see 
what is left

>>> What did not work well though as adding the TeXLive Manager to the menu,
>>>  it showed up, but kept on giving an error about not being able to find
>>> perl.exe
>>> I'll do a bit more testing.
>> no, it is "perl.exe has stopped working" I keep getting when trying to start
>> "TeX Live Manager" from the menu.
> Strange. Does it work when started from the explorer?

if ran fine from the commandline (tlmgr -gui)

>> But a Windows reboot helped, do I need some sort of environemnt broadcast
>> somewhere for the manager to work immediately? (not sure if that is what the
>> net installer is doing)
> Shouldn't matter, but I can't tell for sure without some testing
> (which I can't do now, because I'm on Linux but I can take look at
> your script if you like).

I'll do a few more test and then do a beta release.



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